This report, the second in our Asia Pacific Business Renewal Series, will delve into how companies can use M&A to realize transformative change to remain competitive and resilient in an increasingly complex world. Additionally it will explore how low interest rates and a positive financing environment are providing access to capital for businesses to pursue deals.

Key highlights include:

  • trends shaping the current deal environment, including strategic acquisitions and divestments
  • factors and challenges that will drive the next wave of deal making
  • how and why companies are optimizing corporate portfolios
  • opportunities for both buyers and sellers

  • Laptop with Charting Growth report on screen

About the Asia Pacific Business Renewal Series

Over a year into the global pandemic, businesses have had to pivot to survive and adjust to new ways of conducting business. Now, more than ever, Asia Pacific business leaders are making the necessary strategic changes to meet the needs of a vastly changed business landscape — and deciding where legal expertise may be needed most to limit and manage disruption and soften risks.

This series of four reports unpacks the hypercomplex nature of business in 2021. Understand the momentum and mindset of business leaders and decision-makers in the region as they navigate challenges relating to four main areas of business: Supply Chains, New M&A Landscape, Digital Transformation and Sustainability ESG.

Each report is based on a custom survey of 800 respondents, in partnership with Acuris. Reports feature key considerations and action points to helping businesses to understand the horizon ahead as they make strategic decisions, pursue growth and secure lasting success.

Other Reports in the Series

State of Play — Supply Chains and Trade Realignment

This report explores how businesses view rising protectionism, regulatory scrutiny and foreign investment restrictions and the resulting shifts in supply chain strategies for diversification, investment and strategic transformation.

State of Play laptop image